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Brett Adams' 1991 Galant VR-4 1837/2000

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Owner: Brett Adams
Location: Annapolis, MD
Message Board Name: GSTwithPSI
Year: 1991
Number: 1837/2000
Best 1/4 Mile Pass: 12.030 @ 119.39 mph
Best Trap: 119.39 mph
Best 60': 1.722
Dyno: 436whp/417ft-lbs
Dyno Video: Click
Build Thread: 1837/2000
Track Thread: Click

6 bolt block .020" over
Stock uncut crankshaft
King XP tri-metal racing series main & rod bearing set
Eagle H-beam rods sized for a 22mm wrist pin
Ross 2G 85.5mm 8.3:1 forged aluminum pistons
ARP main studs/bolts
2G oil pickup tube
1G cylinder head (Manley valve springs, titanium retainers, 3G revised lifters)
ARP head studs/bolts
HKS cams (264 intake / 272 exhaust)
OEM Mitsubishi composite head gasket
All new engine gaskets (FelPro)
New water pump and timing components (Gates)
Gates accessory belts
Gates timing belt
OEM Mitsubishi hydraulic tensioner
HKS clear upper timing belt cover
New oil pump with straight cut gears & OEM BSE kit
90' OEM oil cooler setup
-10 AN shaved valve cover
-10 AN 3 port sealed/baffled catch can
Custom billet aluminum Galant VR-4 oil cap by Jason Everts
JMF aluminum brake fluid reservoir cap

Dual in-tank Aeromotive 340 E85 stealth fuel pumps
Aeromotive A1000 external fuel pump (plumbed in series)
Aeromotive A1000 AFPR (set @ 50 PSI BFP)
OBP 2 liter fuel surge tank
-6 AN rail lines/fittings
Fuel pump rewire
Fuel Lab 818 In-Line Fuel Filter
FIC aluminum fuel rail
FIC 1650cc High-Z injectors

Intake & Intercooler:
K&N 3.0" high flow air filter (RU-3570)
Custom 3" intake pipe and heat shield
Turbosmart Kompact BOV (recirculated)
Bar and plate FMIC 20"x 13" x 3.5" core
2.25" short route aluminum intercooler piping
1G non turbo throttle body w/ FIAV block off plate
Magnus V3 cast intake manifold

Turbo & Exhaust:
Forced Performance 68HTA turbo:
--- TD05H compressor cover
--- Compressor (51.2MM Inducer / 68MM Exducer)
--- Turbine (60.8MM Inducer / 54MM Exducer)
--- Internally gated 8cm^2 turbine housing
--- Modified Holset wastegate actuator
OFH Oil Feedline Kit w/ 35 Micron Filter
FP race exhaust manifold
Tubular O2 housing
3" CM Performance turbo back exhaust
Turbo Performance manifold blanket

Dual core 2 row aluminum radiator
41mm upper radiator hard pipe
Greddy 1.3 bar radiator cap
Stant SuperStat 180* T-stat
12" SPAL high performance puller fan (VA01-AP70/LL-36A)
13" SPAL slim puller fan (VA13-AP9/C-35A)

Recaro SRD seats
Sabelt 3-point safety harnesses
Personal steering wheel and shift knob combo
JNZ Tuning short shifter
89' under dash
OEM metal brake and clutch pedal covers
Kicker DS series speakers (4", 5.25", 6.5")
Kicker CompS subwoofer (40CWS104 single-voice-coil)
Alpine MRD-M1001 amplifier w/ remote bass control (RUX-4180)
Rockford Fosgate 1 Farad - 20 volt Surge Capacitor (CPC10-03)
Alpine CDA-7894 deck
Ecliptech Shift-P2
Greddy 52mm Boost & EGT gauges
Greddy 60mm water temp gauge
Intellitronix digital oil pressure gauge
Paulo fiberglass dual gauge pod
OEM Mitsubishi rear sunshade
Turboflanagan custom floor mats

JDM RS hood
JDM front and rear bumpers
JDM clear corners
JDM door handle scratch guards
JDM door & rear window visors
JDM keyless fuel lid
JDM headlights w/ HID conversion
55W 2500k H3 fog lights
Eterna Grille (pictured white)
Euro Grille (pictured with fog lights)

EMS, Logging & Electronics:
ECMlink V3 full (tuned on speed density)
Coil on plug ignition w/ JMF coil plate
NGK BR8EIX plugs @ .018
Black top CAS
Innovate LC-1 wideband O2
Moroso sealed battery box relocated to trunk
Bosch 90 amp AL4008X alternator
Custom 8 Gauge grounding kit
Battery cutoff switch in trunk
ECMlink boost control setup with Ingersoll Rand BCS
New OEM knock sensor
Blitz Dual turbo timer
Omni Power 4 bar MAP sensor
Engine wiring harness semi-tucked and recovered with Raychem DR-25

Rebuilt transmission with welded center diff (Red Line MT-90)
B1H 4 bolt viscous LSD (Red Line Heavy ShockProof)
23 spline transfer case (Red Line Heavy ShockProof)
ACT 6 puck sprung clutch disk & 2600 pressure plate
ACT StreetLite Flywheel (resurfaced by Jackson Auto Machine)
ExtremePSI shifter cable bearings
Stainless braided line from master to slave
New OEM 1G clutch master
New OEM slave cylinder (3/4" bore "red piston")
New front CV shafts
Driveshaft Shop 3.5" aluminum drive shaft (MISH3-HD)

Brakes, Wheels & Suspension:
New front stabilizer links
JIC Magic FLT-A2 Coilovers
Tein front camber plates
JDM strut tower covers
Whiteline front and rear swaybars
Ingalls 1G DSM adjustable rear camber arms
Ichiba V1 hubcentric spacers (10mm front, 12mm rear)
Extended lug studs
Muteki SR48 lug nuts
Work Meister S1R Wheels * 17x7 & 17x8 * 4x114 * Offset 30
Aluminum hub centric Rings * OD 73.1 mm * ID 67.1 mm
Dunlop Direzza DZ101 tires 255/45 R17
Whiteline front and rear strut tower bars
ABS delete w/ 1G AWD prop valve
4 wheel steering delete
New OEM rear brake calipers & rotors
JNZ Tuning Stainless Braided Brake Line kit
3G Eclipse master cylinder w/ braided lines to prop valve
3KGT VR4 four pot front calipers
3KGT 12.5" drilled/slotted front rotors

Mods I'm waiting to install:
Mods I'm waiting to install:
Forced Performance 3052 ball bearing turbo
Forced Performance 3" cast recirculated Vband O2 housing (O2FPDSM3C)
Forced Performance -4AN inline oil filter (black .030" restrictor)
Tial 44mm wastegate
Solid shifter base bushing kit
ACT release bearing
Competition Clutch forged steel release fork & pivot ball
Shep stage II transmission:
--- New input shaft
--- New 3-4 hub/sleeve
--- New 3-4 fork
--- New DSM 3-4 gears
--- Double 2-3 synchros
--- Welded center diff

Wish List:
Wish List:
Dynatek ARC-2

Here's 1837 looking all bare bones (August, 2011)

1837 after its first makeover by oldman tau (~December, 2011)

And here's 1837 since I've had it (July, 2014)


Edited by GSTwithPSI (04/15/17 12:06 PM)

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Galant VR-4 org Post #: 1187950 posted 09/07/14 05:39 PM     Remind Me!  Send Private Message   Edit Post   
1837 @ East Coast MOD (October, 2014)

1837 @ Capitol Raceway (November, 2014)

13.6 Pass
13.8 Pass

June 2015 updates:

1837 @ Capitol Raceway again (August, 2015):

1837 @ East Coast MOD (October, 2015)

1837 @ Capitol Raceway (October & November, 2015)

12.8 pass

1837 @ Capitol Raceway (December, 2015)

1837 going 12.2

1837 @ East Coast MOD again (September, 2016)

Fall, 2016 updates:

1837 @ Capitol Raceway (April, 2017)


Edited by GSTwithPSI (04/15/17 12:09 PM)

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